This tour covers the highlights of Turkey. While you are visiting the historical sites of Turkey , you will also witness the beautiness of the nature of Turkey.It includes 3 different region of Turkey such as Aegean,Marmara and Central Anatolia.
Tour begins after pick you up from the airport .You visit the highlights of Turkey which are well known spots such as Istanbul, Ephesus Ancient city,Cappadocia, Pamukkale and Konya.
Our driver will be at the exit to welcome you with a sign your name is written on. After that you will be transferred to your hotel and rest of the day is yours to explore.
After breakfast you will be picked up from your hotel and start your tour. On this tour you will visit Topkapı Palace ordered by the Sultan Mehmed the conquerer began in 1459, six years after the conquest of Constantinople. After that you will visit Hagia Sophia is a place of worship in late antiqity designed by the Greek geometers Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles. After Hagia Sophia you will visit Blue Mosque was constructed between 1609 and 1616 during the rule of Ahmet 1. And then you will see the Hippodrome was used for the chariot races. Also you will visit Grand Bazaar.
Please note that Grand Bazaar is closed on sundays. Spice market will be visited instead of Grandbazaar if the tour happens on sunday.
Early morning you will be picked up from your hotel to transfer İstanbul airport for flight to Cappadocia.
After arrival Cappadocia you will start your North Cappadocia tour.
On this tour you will visit spots mentioned below.
-A panaromic view point nearby Uçhisar Castle
-Goreme Open Air Museum
-Pottery workshop place
-Lunch in a local restaurant
-Going back to hotel to check in
In the early morning you can experience the Hot Air Ballon activity(optional). You can start your day in a hot air balloon and enjoy the beautiful landscape of Cappadocia above the rock formations .
Please note that if you want to join the hot air balloon let your guide know about it previous day and make your reservation. This acitivity occurs in the early morning around 05.00 am.
After hot air balloon you will transferred to your hotel and after breakfast you will start your walking tour in the Red Valley of Cappadocia.
After walking you will visit Ozkonak underground city and see the caves are located under the ground.
You will take your lunch in an authentic cave restaurant.
After lunch you will visit carpet weaving factory and you’ll be given information about its history and weaving process of the Turkish hand-made carpets.
The next spot will be pigeon valley where you can see the pigeon houses.
At the end of the tour you will be transferred to your hotel.
Departure for Pamukkale. On the way you will visit the 13th century Seljukian Caravanseria and arrive to Konya.After visiting Moseleum of Mevlana Celaddiin-i Rumi, 13th century Muslim saint and Anatolian mystic you will drive to Pamukkale and overnight in a thermal hotel.
In the morning you will visit the ancient Hierapolis with the Theatre, Apollo Temple and magnificent Necropolis, the graveyard. Then you will drive to Kuşadası for the overnight stay in your hotel.
In the morning you will start your tour and firstly you visit Artemis Temple which is one of the seven wonders of ancient world. Continue to Ephesus ancient city consists of temples, theatres, libraries, houses and statues. After Ephesus you will visit House of Virgin Mary. It is believed that Mary came to Ephesus with St. John in 37 A.D. and lived there until her death in 48 A.D.
At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Izmir Airport for your flight back to Istanbul.
Upon arrival to ıstanbul you will be greeted by our member with a sign your name is written on and transfer to hotel.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and private transfer to Istanbul Airport or to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen airport for your flight back home.
The end of our services.
Note:If you want to spend more time in Istanbul you can ask about details of ”what to do” in Istanbul . We can arrange other activities or tours in Istanbul. Tour is 1300 euro per person for minimum 2 people.
For 1 person please ask the details .